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  • Built Environment Simulation Experts Assemble at Georgia Tech in Celebration of 10 years of the Symposium on Simulation for Architecture & Urban Design (SimAUD)

    Researchers and practitioners in the fields of architecture, urban design, urban planning, building science, and data science from across the globe will convene in Georgia Tech from April 7 – April 9, 2019 for the 10th annual celebration of the SimAUD.

    SimAUD is a highly selective annual conference supported by the Society for Modeling & Simulation International (SCS) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).  More than 70 experts from around the globe will meet to present and discuss cutting-edge research and findings, to experience hands-on simulation workshops and to speculate on future challenges and opportunities for the built environment.

  • Today's Automated Cities Raise Ethics and Privacy Issues

    While urban automation delivers many benefits, its various forms raise issues of access, privacy, safety, trust, and discrimination. These issues raise ethical questions should be addressed in its design and deployment.

    While urban automation delivers many benefits, its various forms raise issues of access, privacy, safety, trust, and discrimination. These issues raise ethical questions that should be addressed in its design and deployment.

  • College of Design Diversity and Inclusion Council Starts Diversity Conversation

    The College of Design Diversity and Inclusion Council seeks to foster open dialogue within the College. This fall, the Council invited a panel to share their experiences and start a conversation. The panel also answered questions submitted later.

    The College of Design Diversity and Inclusion Council seeks to foster open dialogue within the College. This fall, the Council invited a panel to share their experiences and start a conversation. The panel also answered questions submitted later.

  • Helping Residents in the Global South Rebuild and Strengthen Their Communities

    Faculty in the College of Design are working with residents in India, Africa, and Latin America, on multiple concerns, including strengthening climate change resilience, and designing and building community centers.

    Faculty in the College of Design are working with residents in India, Africa, and Latin America, on multiple concerns, including strengthening climate change resilience, and designing and building community centers.